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Ensemble

Not to be Missed

The French ensemble Les Paladins,
heard by GIUSEPPE PENNISI

 

French baroque music, especially baroque opera, is rarely performed outside France, Belgium and the German Länder bordering the Rhine. Thus, the concert offered on 14 March 2015 as a part of Rome's Istituzione Universitaria dei Concerti (IUC) was a treat not be missed. IUC had the wits and skills to catch a well known ensemble, Les Paladins, during a tour of Central and Northern Italy. It was a special tour: a confrontation between French baroque operas (in the first part) and Italian baroque ones (in the second part)...

Copyright © 17 March 2015 Giuseppe Pennisi,
Rome, Italy

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FRANCE

ROME

ITALY

GERMANY

ANTONIO VIVALDI

GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL

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